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Leona Illig

Leona Illig

Artist Work

Website for Leona Upton Illig
2015
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Short Stories Published in theNorth Atlantic Review and The MacGuffin
2015
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Emails from Dogs, Book One
2015
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Thumper, or, Life on the Farm
2017
Print and e-book
Photo of Author
2017
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The Elephant and the Bird Feeder
2016
Paper and e-book

Artist Information

County
Anne Arundel County
Artistic Category

Literary Arts

Artist Statement

To create quality fiction and non-fiction which inspires and entertains.

Artist Bio

Leona Upton Illig is a book critic for the Children’s Literature Company. Her short stories have been published in magazines such as The MacGuffin, The North Atlantic Review, and The Western Online, and her non-fiction has been published in Sky and Telescope. From 2012 until 2014 she wrote a monthly environmental article for a local civics organization and served as its publicist. She has a Master’s Degree in English Literature from the University of Maryland and lives between Baltimore and Annapolis with her husband, David, and a small spaniel named Clara. Further details can be found at her website, http://leonawrites.wordpress.com.